Resources and Links - COVID-19

Posted on March 14, 2020

Below are resources, links and updates for Maine pediatricians. We encourage you to use the links below to stay updated on this rapidly changing information. We have collated information from the National AAP, CDC (National and Maine), AMA and other reputable sources.

Health systems, hospitals and practices may have established specific protocols and guidance based on local circumstances.


CDC Briefings:

· General briefing: Mondays 1-2PM:

· Hospital staff: twice weekly

o Tuesdays 11-11:30 AM:

o Fridays 1:30-2PM:

· Long-Term Care: Wednesdays 1-1:30PM:

· Clinicians: Thursdays 12:30 – 1PM: New number:

· Tribal leaders and health centers: Fridays 11:30AM – 12PM:

· Women and Child health providers: Fridays 12 – 1PM: This week we will be discussing newborn guidance put together by a statewide group of NICUs and newborn nurseries, attached. (12-12:15: General Updates; 12:15-12:30: Pediatrics; 12:30-12:45: Maternity and Women’s Health; 12:45-1: Questions)

· Behavioral Health: Fridays 1-3PM:

American Academy of Pediatrics:

US Center for Disease Control and Prevention:

Maine CDC

Suggested General Guidelines of Management of Infant Born to Mother with Confirmed or Suspected COVID V3 1 3 24 20

Information for Foster Families: Foster Family Info

Maine Department of Education

American Medical Association

World Health Organization:

National Child Traumatic Stress Network:

The Hendren Project provides important resources on the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic for pediatric surgeons and urologists.